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8th Financial-Sector Suicide this Year. Coincidence… or Conspiracy?

Another financial professional allegedly committed suicide in Manhattan on March 8th. Kenneth Bellando, who worked for Levy Capital, was found on the ground outside his Eastside apartment complex. Authorities reported that he jumped from a sixth-story roof to the pavement…

Admired by Republicans, Feared by Democrats… But Not a National Contender?

The Republican Party has been hampered nationwide by a lack of good, principled candidates in recent years. Unprincipled GOP moderate candidates – combined with poorly-run campaigns – have lost over and over in national and state elections. The American political…

5 Shocking Things Obama Said as a Senator

If you’ve been carefully watching Obama’s presidency, it is undeniable that he’s been consolidating power in the executive branch. Representative Trey Gowdy has recently taken to calling it an “imperial presidency.” And based on Obama’s recent actions, Gowdy’s description is…

Former Obama Supporter Repents, Burns Obama Shirt on Video

When Carey Wedler was younger, she was a big Obama fan. The promise of change appealed to her. So she promoted Obama and voted for him. But now that Carey is a little older and wiser, she doesn’t feel the…

The 1 Thing Gun-Grabbers Told Us Would Never Happen Is Now Happening

After the Sandy Hook school shooting in December 2012, liberals constantly told us that new gun-control laws in Connecticut were just for public safety. Increased background checks, limits on magazine sizes and gun registration would never, ever lead to anything…

Is a Doctor the Cure for What Ails America?

Most Americans are disappointed in the quality of our elected officials, especially in Washington D.C. A majority of members of Congress come from the public sector and have little to no experience in the business world. And since healthcare (more…

Is It Still Safe to Invest in Municipal Bonds?

For decades Americans have believed municipal bonds to be one of the safest, most secure investments. That’s because they’re backed by city, county and state governments with a very low chance of going bankrupt. But this premise hasn’t held up…

The Billion-Dollar Crop the U.S. Government Won’t Let Farmers Grow

What if there were a powerful crop with thousands of uses… required less fertilizer and chemicals than wheat and corn… and could actually improve the quality of the soil? Such a plant really exists. Hint: It’s been grown for thousands…

How the Government Creates Market Distortions and Why It’s Bad for the Economy

Laws passed by government naturally create incentives for certain types of behavior and disincentives for others. For example, federal credits for solar panels have created booming solar energy businesses. But if the federal government were to remove those credits, multimillion…

Odd Circumstances in Rash of Banker Deaths Hint at Big Problems in Financial Industry

You may have heard about the rash of nine banker and financial-related deaths over the past few months. The CEO of a Bitcoin exchange, a title-services President, and investment bankers in Europe, Asia and the U.S. have all (allegedly) taken…